In states that require criminal background checks on unlicensed gun sales, 46% fewer women are murdered by an intimate partner. We can do a better job protecting our families and communities. Learn more about unlicensed gun sales in Vermont and contact your legislators to let them know you expect them to support Vermont's background check bill! You can read the text of S.31, the VT Senate's proposed bill to require background checks on all gun sales in the state, here.